Table 1.

Mean bacterial numbers from Fig.1a

MiceMean log no. of bacteria/ml ± SD
LungsBloodBrain
24 h48 h72 h24 h48 h72 h24 h48 h72 h
All4.86 ± 0.264.72 ± 0.404.89 ± 0.524.99 ± 0.525.85 ± 0.625.09 ± 0.672.74 ± 0.273.35 ± 0.243.80 ± 0.42
Nonperfused4.23 ± 0.225.35 ± 0.374.65 ± 0.723.86 ± 0.726.74 ± 0.734.13 ± 0.942.01 ± 0.183.42 ± 0.393.64 ± 0.63
Perfused5.48 ± 0.234.10 ± 0.645.13 ± 0.836.13 ± 0.214.96 ± 0.896.05 ± 0.773.47 ± 0.163.28 ± 0.333.96 ± 0.63
  • a Means were calculated from the total number of infected mice or from only nonperfused mice or perfused mice.